There are 3 ways to get from Hikkaduwa to Bentota by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Hikkaduwa to Aluthgama Local Trains / ...

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hikkaduwa to Bentota 22.9 miles

$17 - $21

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Hikkaduwa to Bentota 22.9 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Hikkaduwa to Bentota is to train which costs Rs. 35 - Rs. 140 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hikkaduwa to Bentota is to taxi which costs Rs. 2900 - Rs. 3500 and takes 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hikkaduwa and arriving at Aluthgama. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Hikkaduwa and Bentota is 34 km. The road distance is 36.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hikkaduwa to Bentota without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs Rs. 35 - Rs. 140.

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The train from Hikkaduwa to Aluthgama takes 1 h 3 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Hikkaduwa to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, depart from Hikkaduwa station.

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Hikkaduwa to Bentota train services, operated by Sri Lanka Railways, arrive at Aluthgama station.

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Map of how to get from Hikkaduwa to Bentota.
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  • Distance: 21.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka and Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Hikkaduwa to Bentota every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Hikkaduwa to Aluthgama
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Hikkaduwa to Bentota
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Red Cab
Phone
+94 917221000
Website
redcabgalle.com

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